Education Studies

Crafting classroom leaders

The department of education studies at UW-Eau Claire gives you skills to lead students and make positive impacts on their lives. Discover your own teaching style through learning contemporary lesson-planning and teaching techniques, hands-on experience in local K-12 schools and much more. Prepare to join the ranks of Blugold teachers who lead their students towards a bright future.

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What do you want to teach?

So many different majors and minors are available to select from! Find the fields that interest you most and what grade levels most suit your skills and get going. Experienced faculty in subject areas across the university ensure that you will be well versed in whatever subject you choose to teach. Then the education studies faculty will show you how to make positive impacts on your students' lives though collaborative leadership, compassion and insight. Your experiences at UW-Eau Claire will prepare you for a bright career in teaching.

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Get more from teaching

Expand your educational enthusiasm and get involved outside of the classroom. We have opportunities to travel and to join student organizations, as well as many other offerings that add knowledge and experience to your years as a Blugold.

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Learning through language

Bilingual Beginnings offers language education majors the opportunity to teach local youth new languages. These summer language immersion camps allows future Blugold teachers practical experience and lead to new discoveries in culture and language skills for local children. Experiences like this give education studies students a chance to practice future career skills.

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